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The Encyclopedia Of Alternate Guitar Tunings

Joni Mitchell, Keith Richards, Robert Johnson, Ani DiFranco, and Bob Dylan. What do they have in common? For one, they've experimented with alternate …

Guitar

29 Foods the World’s Healthiest People Eat Every Day

Want to keep running until you’re 90? These longevity-boosting foods can help.<p>1 of 29<p>Almonds<p>Rich in healthy fats, fiber, and protein, these nuts are made for more than snacking. Use slivered almonds as a topping for oatmeal or yogurt, add them to muffin recipes, or use almond flour in place of …

Nutrition

6 science-backed ways to become smarter

It turns out some of the things that you do on a regular basis can actually help you become smarter. And if it is a goal that you're trying to actively work towards, there are some techniques that you need to know about.<p>Becoming smarter might sound like a daunting task, but it actually might be …

Warner Bros

Goose Island May Release Neapolitan and Horchata Bourbon County Stouts

What a world.<p>One cornerstone of craft beer has always been innovation. Back in the mid-‘90s, a Chicago brewery by the name of Goose Island made what …

All the times Trump has called for violence at his rallies

After he canceled a rally at a Chicago university Friday night due to safety concerns, Donald Trump told CNN's Don Lemon "I certainly don't incite …

7 Tips for a Healthy Prostate

More than 190,000 new cases of prostate cancer are diagnosed in the U.S. each year, according to the American Cancer Society. Fortunately, there is a …

Before & After: An Architect Takes Steps to Create His Dream Home in Brooklyn

After spending much of his life waiting to renovate a historic row house, a Brooklyn–based architect finally finds one to revamp for himself.<p>Architect Shane Neufeld has been considering a project like this for a quarter-century—or in other words, much of his life.<p>Before he spent a year renovating …

Architecture

The Best Paint Colors for Beach House Bedrooms, According to Designers

1 of 12<p>Tradewind by Sherwin-Williams<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 12<p>Hazy Blue by Benjamin Moore<p>3 of 12<p>Sea Salt by Sherwin-Williams<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 12<p>Super White …

25 Backsplash Ideas For Your Kitchen Renovation

An interesting backsplash can take your kitchen from average to extraordinary.<p>From eye-catching tilework to impressive slabs of marble, this collection of some of our favorite kitchen backsplashes will help inspire your next remodel.

Interior Design

The Best Japanese Whisky: A Guide for the Thirsty and Curious

What to expect, what to buy, and how to drink it.<p>It’s hard to imagine a category of spirit more hyped by today’s cool-kid drinkers than Japanese whisky. (And yes, you spell it without the “e”.) But until as recently as 2015, whiskey fans were much more likely to reach for a peaty Scotch or robust, …

I earn $950 an hour writing from my couch — here are my best tips for people who want to work for themselves

People are intrigued when I say I'm a writer: "Ooooh, novels? TV shows? Anything I know?"<p>When I explain that I have a blog and a copywriting business, they say, "Cool!" but sometimes, their eyes mist with pity. They offer to help me find work. They picture me living in a water-stained basement …

Homework

This wooden home can withstand a Category 3 hurricane and be assembled in 2 days

T ropical storms are becoming more common along the Dutch Coast When winds are particularly strong, they can wreak havoc on homes and other structures.<p>In preparation for future storms, local firm Borren Staalenhoef Architecten BV bna designed a house that can resist Category 3 hurricanes. The …

Living Rooms

Napa's Most Beautiful Wine Tasting Rooms

From an art-filled atrium to a subterranean space inspired by Roman architecture, here are the most beautiful places to drink wine in the Napa …

The Countertop Look to Try If You’re Totally Over Granite and Marble

It’s durable, versatile, and looks great in any style kitchen.<p>You’ve probably seen concrete countertops in pictures of minimalist lofts and chic, …

Kitchens

Modern home covered in a concrete shell of windows

Geometry galore<p>This one-of-a-kind home in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, is the product of two conflicting facts: First, the site backs onto a lush forest preserve, and second, the clients don’t like to spend time outside and wanted to maximize the interior space of their future home.<p>So architect Lee …

MIT’s New Robots Can Build The Custom Furniture Of Your Dreams

Yes, that is a Roomba holding a jigsaw blade.<p>When Jeffrey Lipton was first learning carpentry, the master carpenter who was training him had cut off both his thumbs–twice. His uncle had already lost part of a finger. In college, a classmate split his hand in half. The more Lipton was around power …

Husqvarna’s Gorgeous New Lightweight Motorcycles Have Arrived

In the United States, the Husqvarna brand is typically associated with chainsaws, snow blowers, and lawn tractors, usually in their trademark orange. …

The Best Scotch Whiskies Under $100

The Magazine<p>Let us take you on a journey of the world. Each issue of the Gear Patrol Magazine comes packed with adventures, guides and stories …

A Couple's Denver Residence Makes Clever Use of a Narrow Plot

Moving from Lake Michigan, a savvy couple builds a dream home that's also a wise investment.<p>A couple with grown children might seem like a strange match for Denver's up-and-coming Lower Highlands neighborhood. The area flourished in the last decade, becoming a trendy hub of mixed-use developments. …

Lake Michigan

Troy Van Leeuwen #Fender #Jazzmaster #FunFact: Did you know? In 2002, after joining Queens of the Stone Age @qotsa, Troy Van Leeuwen famously had to learn 30 songs in only one week before heading out on a major tour after the release of their third album, Songs For The Deaf.

'Yo memo is so stupid Eric Trump beat it's SAT scores': Internet breaks into hysterics over #YoMemoJokes

In wake of Rep. Devin Nunes’ (R-CA) memo being released to the general public and declassified by President Donald Trump, the afternoon and evening …

Before & After: We Can't Believe This Isn't Real Marble

Marble is as pricey as it is gorgeous, but there's no real substitute for it, right? If you want the look of marble, you'll just have to save up …

9-5 Is Out. Try The 1-6 Instead.

When are you most productive? In the morning? Afternoon? Late at night?<p>I was raised to covet the early morning hours. I’ve spent my whole life thinking I was more “accomplished” the earlier I woke up. I got this idea directly from my parents by living in a home where everyone was “up and at ‘em” by …

Time Management

The 5 Minute Secret to Sleeping Great

This simple routine will allow you to fall asleep faster and increase your productivity<p>Too many people have trouble falling asleep at night and as a result do not feel energized when they wake up in the morning. The snooze button is our friend to try to get just a few more minutes of sleep. But it …

Sleep

I was getting buried in clutter. Here’s how I finally got free.

By Valerie Peterson<p>With closets overstuffed with clothes that didn't fit, pots that threatened an avalanche every time I wanted to boil an egg and bookshelves packed two volumes deep, my apartment felt burdened. Growing piles of rubber tubs made it onerous to clean the floors — especially because …

The agency model that can prevail in 2018

2017 was an annus horribilis for the holding companies. WPP has seen its largest share price fall in decades and revenues at the big six fell on …

The Story Behind These Creepy Ads for a Soulless Corporation That Makes Everything

When the faceless conglomerate Hampton DeVille says in its new ads that it makes “everything,” it’s not kidding. The global powerhouse has tentacles …

This $48 Sound Bar has a 5-star Rating on Amazon, And It’s Time to See What All The Fuss is About

When it comes to home entertainment devices, it’s often a good idea to stick to the higher-priced items, but sometimes it’s not necessary to pay the …

Tech Trends

Maynard James Keenan Remains The Most Perplexing Frontman In Rock

Shadows dancing at the front of a cavernous basketball arena. That’s what the members of A Perfect Circle — a supergroup led by Tool vocalist Maynard James Keenan — have been reduced to. The dark silhouette of a guitarist here. A drummer there. A bass player to the left. Another guitar player just …

1 Million People Follow This Photographer On Instagram, And After Seeing His Pics It’s No Wonder Why

They say practice makes perfect, so photographer Jason M. Peterson should be pretty close to excellence by now. During the last 25 years, Peterson …